Juliana Sissons was Fashion Designer in Residence at the V&A from July - December 2010. She was granted special access to the Museum's Medieval & Renaissance collection for study, research and inspiration.

This knitwear collection, 'Proud Lookes and Brave Attire': Fashion and Armour, takes inspiration from the bold, figure-distorting shapes and rich ornamentation of 16th-century armour